Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Performing Arts > Carnatic > A Practical Course in Karnatic Music: For Beginners (With Notation)
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
A Practical Course in Karnatic Music: For Beginners (With Notation)
Pages from the book
A Practical Course in Karnatic Music: For Beginners (With Notation)
Look Inside the Book
Description
Preface

1. I would like to offer my pranams at the Lotus Feet of my Beloved Spiritual Guru "Sathguru Shri Santhnanda Swamigal"

2. This book was originally written in Tamil and its transliteration and translation was done by us at the request of the Indian Music Publishing House, Chennai.

3. This Book for beginners in Tamil had 3 Volumes. The 1st and 2nd volumes of the Tamil version are combined and are given as Vol 1 in English.

4. This book which is very useful for beginners commences with the Abyasam,Sarali Varisai, Hechchu Sthayi varisai, Mandara Sthayi varisai, Jantai varisai, Dhatu Varisai, Kala Pramana Varisais, Alankaram, Geetham, Jatiswaram, Swarajathi. Some notes on Theory of music have also been presented.

5. I thank my husband Sri.K. Muthuswamy and my daughters violinists Kalaimamani Dr.M. Lalitha (Fulbright Fellow, USA) and Kalaimamani M. Nandini (CWIT Fellow, UK) for assisting me in this work.

6. I thank the Indian Music Publishing House for entrusting this work on us.

 

About the Editor

Subbulakshmi Muthuswamy is born to Prof. V. Lakshminarayana Iyer and Smt.L. Seethalakshmi and is trained in South Indian Classical Vocal and Violin by her father Shri V. Lakshminarayana. She also derived great inspiration from her mother Smt.L. Seethalakshmi who was both a Vocalist and a Vainika. Mrs. M. Subbulakshmi is a well known vocalist, violinist and music teacher who belongs to a great musical heritage. Being a child prodigy she started performing vocal duet concerts along with her sister from a very early age. Besides learning Vocal and Violin from her father Shri. V. Lakshminarayana Iyer, she had also her Vocal training from Tiruparkadal Srinivasa Iyengar ( a disciple of Kanchipuram Sri Naina Pillai), Ramnad Krishan (her paternal uncle) and Sangita Pitamaha Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer. She also learnt music from Jayamma (daughter of Dhanamma).

She is an 'A' grade artist of the Radio Ceylon and has lent her voice as a play back singer in a few films. She has given numerous concerts in many countries including Srilanka, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Nepal, India, London, US, South Africa, Mauritius and has performed in several Radio and Television networks, She has performed the Violin along with her brothers. Founder Director of Lakshminarayana School of Music in Chennai, She is a prominent Guru having trained numerous students including her daughters. Dr. M. Lalitha and Nandini Muthuswamy. She has composed music and set to tune some of the compositions for not only South Indian Classical but also for her daughters Trans Global Fusion. She conducts the recitals of her daughters and has been featured in many albums of her daughters. She was awarded the title of 'Sangeetha Kala Saraswathy' by Santhalaya an UK based Arts and Music Foundation for her contribution in the field of music. She along with her husband Sri. K. Muthuswamy have been doing yeomen service in the propagation of music and culture worldwide.

 

Contents

 

  Preface i
  About the Editor ii
I Sruti Swara Varisais I & II 1
II Swarasthana Exercises 2
III Swaravali Varisais 5
IV Upper Sthayi or Hechchu Sthayi Varisais I & II 7
V Mandara Sthayi or Takku Varisais I & II 8
VI Ugma Swaravali - Janta Varisais 9
VII Dhatu Varisais I & II 13
VIII Kala Pramana Varisais 14
IX Sapta Talas 16
X Sapta Tala Alankaras 17
XI Other Alankaras 23
XII Tri Kala Sadhagam 25
XIII Exercises for Swara jnanam 26
XIV Abhyasam 30
XV Viraladi and Akara Sadhaga Varisais 35
XVI 35 Tala Alankaras 36
XVII Other Alankaras - 1 50
XVIII Geethams 53
XIX Ghana Raga Geethams 58
XX Other Sanchari Geethams 65
XXI Swarajatis 74
XXII Jatiswarams 79
XXIII Mukha Geetham 84
XXIV Swara Jnana Varisais 86
XXV Swara Sahitya Jnana Exercises 92

 

Sample Pages





A Practical Course in Karnatic Music: For Beginners (With Notation)

Item Code:
NAL636
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2019
Language:
English
Size:
9.5 inch x 7.0 inch
Pages:
100
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 165 gms
Price:
$16.00   Shipping Free
Look Inside the Book
Be the first to rate this product
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
A Practical Course in Karnatic Music: For Beginners (With Notation)
From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 11308 times since 25th Sep, 2019
Preface

1. I would like to offer my pranams at the Lotus Feet of my Beloved Spiritual Guru "Sathguru Shri Santhnanda Swamigal"

2. This book was originally written in Tamil and its transliteration and translation was done by us at the request of the Indian Music Publishing House, Chennai.

3. This Book for beginners in Tamil had 3 Volumes. The 1st and 2nd volumes of the Tamil version are combined and are given as Vol 1 in English.

4. This book which is very useful for beginners commences with the Abyasam,Sarali Varisai, Hechchu Sthayi varisai, Mandara Sthayi varisai, Jantai varisai, Dhatu Varisai, Kala Pramana Varisais, Alankaram, Geetham, Jatiswaram, Swarajathi. Some notes on Theory of music have also been presented.

5. I thank my husband Sri.K. Muthuswamy and my daughters violinists Kalaimamani Dr.M. Lalitha (Fulbright Fellow, USA) and Kalaimamani M. Nandini (CWIT Fellow, UK) for assisting me in this work.

6. I thank the Indian Music Publishing House for entrusting this work on us.

 

About the Editor

Subbulakshmi Muthuswamy is born to Prof. V. Lakshminarayana Iyer and Smt.L. Seethalakshmi and is trained in South Indian Classical Vocal and Violin by her father Shri V. Lakshminarayana. She also derived great inspiration from her mother Smt.L. Seethalakshmi who was both a Vocalist and a Vainika. Mrs. M. Subbulakshmi is a well known vocalist, violinist and music teacher who belongs to a great musical heritage. Being a child prodigy she started performing vocal duet concerts along with her sister from a very early age. Besides learning Vocal and Violin from her father Shri. V. Lakshminarayana Iyer, she had also her Vocal training from Tiruparkadal Srinivasa Iyengar ( a disciple of Kanchipuram Sri Naina Pillai), Ramnad Krishan (her paternal uncle) and Sangita Pitamaha Semmangudi Srinivasa Iyer. She also learnt music from Jayamma (daughter of Dhanamma).

She is an 'A' grade artist of the Radio Ceylon and has lent her voice as a play back singer in a few films. She has given numerous concerts in many countries including Srilanka, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Nepal, India, London, US, South Africa, Mauritius and has performed in several Radio and Television networks, She has performed the Violin along with her brothers. Founder Director of Lakshminarayana School of Music in Chennai, She is a prominent Guru having trained numerous students including her daughters. Dr. M. Lalitha and Nandini Muthuswamy. She has composed music and set to tune some of the compositions for not only South Indian Classical but also for her daughters Trans Global Fusion. She conducts the recitals of her daughters and has been featured in many albums of her daughters. She was awarded the title of 'Sangeetha Kala Saraswathy' by Santhalaya an UK based Arts and Music Foundation for her contribution in the field of music. She along with her husband Sri. K. Muthuswamy have been doing yeomen service in the propagation of music and culture worldwide.

 

Contents

 

  Preface i
  About the Editor ii
I Sruti Swara Varisais I & II 1
II Swarasthana Exercises 2
III Swaravali Varisais 5
IV Upper Sthayi or Hechchu Sthayi Varisais I & II 7
V Mandara Sthayi or Takku Varisais I & II 8
VI Ugma Swaravali - Janta Varisais 9
VII Dhatu Varisais I & II 13
VIII Kala Pramana Varisais 14
IX Sapta Talas 16
X Sapta Tala Alankaras 17
XI Other Alankaras 23
XII Tri Kala Sadhagam 25
XIII Exercises for Swara jnanam 26
XIV Abhyasam 30
XV Viraladi and Akara Sadhaga Varisais 35
XVI 35 Tala Alankaras 36
XVII Other Alankaras - 1 50
XVIII Geethams 53
XIX Ghana Raga Geethams 58
XX Other Sanchari Geethams 65
XXI Swarajatis 74
XXII Jatiswarams 79
XXIII Mukha Geetham 84
XXIV Swara Jnana Varisais 86
XXV Swara Sahitya Jnana Exercises 92

 

Sample Pages





Post a Comment
 
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to A Practical Course in Karnatic Music: For Beginners (With Notation) (Performing Arts | Books)

The Ragas of Karnatic Music
Item Code: NAL143
$21.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Historical Development In Karnatic Music
Item Code: NAO797
$29.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Ragas of Karnatic Music
by N.S. Ramachandran
HARDCOVER (Edition: 2017)
Shubhi Publications, Gurgaon
Item Code: NAO778
$29.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Karnatic Music Reader (Kritis of Various Composers With Notation) (Part 3)
by Dr. S. Bhagyalekshmy
Paperback (Edition: 2018)
CBH Publications
Item Code: IHL079
$21.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Handbook of Karnatic Music Concerts
Deal 20% Off
by Ramanujadasan
Paperback (Edition: 2013)
Pioneer Publications, Chennai
Item Code: NAM919
$29.00$23.20
You save: $5.80 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Place of Srivaishnava Community in Karnatic Music
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAM306
$21.00$16.80
You save: $4.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Karnatic Music Reader (Part 1) (Containing Introduction Saptha Swara, Sarali Varisa, Janta Varisa, Alankaram, Gitam, Swarajathi )
Deal 20% Off
by Dr. S. Bhagyalekshmy
Paperback (Edition: 2007)
CBH Publications
Item Code: IHL066
$21.00$16.80
You save: $4.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Karnatic Music Reader (Part 4) (Containing Concert, Compositions In Notation)
Deal 20% Off
by Dr. S. Bhagyalekshmy
Paperback (Edition: 2007)
CBH Publications
Item Code: IHL067
$21.00$16.80
You save: $4.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Karnatic Music Reader
by Dr. S. Bhagyalekshmy
Paperback (Edition: 2004)
CBH Publications
Item Code: IHL073
$21.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
I very much appreciate your web site and the products you have available. I especially like the ancient cookbooks you have and am always looking for others here to share with my friends.
Sam, USA
Very good service thank you. Keep up the good work !
Charles, Switzerland
Namaste! Thank you for your kind assistance! I would like to inform that your package arrived today and all is very well. I appreciate all your support and definitively will continue ordering form your company again in the near future!
Lizette, Puerto Rico
I just wanted to thank you again, mere dost, for shipping the Nataraj. We now have it in our home, thanks to you and Exotic India. We are most grateful. Bahut dhanyavad!
Drea and Kalinidi, Ireland
I am extremely very happy to see an Indian website providing arts, crafts and books from all over India and dispatching to all over the world ! Great work, keep it going. Looking forward to more and more purchase from you. Thank you for your service.
Vrunda
We have always enjoyed your products.
Elizabeth, USA
Thank you for the prompt delivery of the bowl, which I am very satisfied with.
Frans, the Netherlands
I have received my books and they are in perfect condition. You provide excellent service to your customers, DHL too, and I thank you for that. I recommended you to my friend who is the director of the Aurobindo bookstore.
Mr. Forget from Montreal
Thank you so much. Your service is amazing. 
Kiran, USA
I received the two books today from my order. The package was intact, and the books arrived in excellent condition. Thank you very much and hope you have a great day. Stay safe, stay healthy,
Smitha, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2020 © Exotic India